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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 17%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, December 9, 2013 at 3:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 6, 2013 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 28' South, Longitude: 53° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.03 meters/second, 1555.3 km/hour, 966.4 miles/hour or 839.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 25' 33.2"966.26 miwest0° 08' 29.5"9.73 minorth966.61 mi
24 hours13° 25' 36.3"899.35 mieast3° 45' 13.7"258.04 minorth942.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaFri 2:42 PM478 km297 miles258 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToamasinaFri 2:42 PM567 km353 miles306 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisFri 3:42 PM752 km467 miles406 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntananarivoFri 2:42 PM772 km480 miles417 nmSouthwest SW
Port LouisFri 3:42 PM785 km488 miles424 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouFri 2:42 PM871 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntsirabeFri 2:42 PM879 km546 miles475 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduFri 2:42 PM976 km606 miles527 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniFri 2:42 PM1110 km690 miles599 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaFri 3:42 PM1119 km695 miles604 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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